Jones was traded to the Steelers on August 23 after starting training camp with the Philadelphia Eagles. After rookie Le'Veon Bell injured his football, Jones was thrust right into the thick of the running back competition and appears to have won the job.
Fantasy spin: Few running backs have managed to disappoint as often as Jones. He has either been injured or ineffective whenever he gets the opportunity to start. The talent has always been there, but it's tough to say whether he has anything left in the tank.
Jones is worth a look in a league with a deeper bench. It's not often a starting running back pops up on the waiver wire before a single game has been played.
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